Ocean City, Maryland 21842


Love Fishing? Drop Your Line in Ocean City, MD!

Want to put your angling skills to the test? Or maybe you just like relaxing by the water, rod in hand? However you like it, Ocean City, Maryland is a fisherman's paradise, providing wonderful fishing opportunities over hundreds of square miles.

And of course, Ocean City is well known as the White Marlin Capital of the World. Every year, the angler who catches the first white marlin of the season out of the Ocean City Inlet – usually in May or June --has a chance to win up to $15,000 in prize money!

In addition, the world's best fishermen compete for even larger cash prizes in the annual White Marlin Open. The event isn't just fun for the fishermen, but spectators, too. Every evening during the tournament, hundreds rally to show their support and get a glimpse of that day's top fish at the free, public weigh-ins.